October 24, 2019
Is India Redefining Its Role in the Politics of the Middle East?
By Niranjan Marjani
A closer look at India’s increasingly complex relationships with countries of the Middle East.
May 17, 2019
Belt and Road Brings Chinese Finance to the Gulf
By Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat
The Gulf is emerging as an important center in China's efforts to internationalize its currency and financial dealings.
February 28, 2019
Prince Salman Tour Spotlights Saudi Arabia Variable in India-Pakistan-China Relations
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
The voyage highlighted Riyadh’s role in the balance of ties between the three states and India’s continued concerns on that front.
February 02, 2019
Why Saudi Arabia Joining CPEC Matters
By Sabena Siddiqui
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, while a bilateral project, has ample space for additional partners to invest.
November 07, 2018
Saudi Arabian Relations Under Strain in Southeast Asia
By Scott Edwards & Asmiati Malik
Saudi Arabia's relations with Malaysia and Indonesia, in particular, are worth watching for signs of cooling enthusiasm.
September 25, 2018
Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Relations in the Khan Era
By Arhama Siddiqa
Naya Pakistan and Saudi Arabia: Old wine in a new bottle?
June 05, 2018
Will OPEC Ease Production Cut Agreement Early?
By Catherine Putz
OPEC and non-OPEC oil majors meet later this month to decide on ending production cut scheme early
April 03, 2018
Capital Punishment, Human Rights, and Indonesia's Chance for the Moral High Ground
By Jack Britton
The execution of Indonesian migrant workers highlights the need for new protections, both abroad and at home.
April 03, 2018
India’s Growing Role in the Middle East
By Rachel Brandenburg and Bharath Gopalaswamy
A recent agreement to allow an Indian airline to run flights to Israel through Saudi airspace illustrates Delhi’s increasing clout.
February 27, 2018
Shale to the Chief: Russia and Saudi Arabia’s Great Oil Game
By Nicholas Trickett
To be frank, Saudi Arabia is setting a steady course, Russia is falling behind, and China will benefit no matter what.
February 21, 2018
Welcome to the New Indian Ocean
By David Brewster
New players are creating a more multipolar and complex Indian Ocean environment
October 04, 2017
Malaysia's Slide Toward More Conservative Islam
By Dominique F. Fernandes
The past two decades has seen Malaysia’s slow and steady shift toward an increasingly conservative Islam.